aloe vera topical (cont.)
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What should I discuss with my health care provider before using aloe vera topical (Carrington Oral Wound Rinse, OraMagic Rx)?
Before using aloe vera topical, talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care professional if you have any other medical conditions, allergies, or if you use other medicines or other herbal/health supplements. Aloe vera topical may not be recommended in some situations.
Although the topical use of aloe vera is not expected to be harmful during pregnancy or breast-feeding, talk to your doctor before using aloe vera topical if you are pregnant or breast-feeding a baby.
Talk to the child's doctor before using aloe vera topical to treat a child.
How should I use aloe vera topical (Carrington Oral Wound Rinse, OraMagic Rx)?
When considering the use of herbal supplements, seek the advice of your doctor. You may also consider consulting a practitioner who is trained in the use of herbal/health supplements.
If you choose to use aloe vera topical, use it as directed on the package or as directed by your doctor, pharmacist, or other healthcare provider. Do not use more of this product than is recommended on the label.
Store aloe vera topical as directed on the package. In general, aloe vera topical should be protected from light and moisture and stored in a sealed container.
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